Unexpected Hobby

Los Angeles, California | 299 Sales


Unexpected Hobby

Los Angeles, California 299 Sales On Etsy since 2015

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Clarissa Thorne

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Clarissa Thorne



Hi, there! You’ve found Unexpected Hobby…home of all the Geeky things in my Crafting world. Crafting, sewing, and embroidery knocked on my front door and barged in like a troupe of hungry (sometimes messy) Dwarves, and they’ve been with me ever since.

Always looking for beautiful things to stitch, I started creating my own stitching patterns. I’ve gravitated to the wonderful world of Cross-Stitch and Blackwork, but am always willing to try new combinations of styles to create something new and unique.

And, it should be immediately apparent, that my stitching interests orbit a fair number of Planets in the Geek Universe. Star Trek; Zombies; Dark Towers; Time Lords; Space Cowboys; Hobbits; Evil Geniuses; Good Guys; Bad Guys; Girls of all Shapes, Sizes and Cylon models…they will all find a home at Unexpected Hobby eventually!

Welcome! I hope you find your Unexpected Hobby while you’re here.

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  • Clarissa Thorne


    Rabid geeky cross-stitcher. I am the author of A Geek's Guide to Cross-Stitch: Journeys in Space, available from FanbasePress.com. I blog at UnexpectedHobby.com and talk about geeky news every week on the Fanbase Weekly podcast.

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